2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Arrival and Check-in
3:30 pm - 3:45 pm
Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff / Welcome from the GRS Chair
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Keynote Session: Strategic Directions in Musculoskeletal Research
Brian Diekman (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA) and Brianne Connizzo (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)
3:45 pm - 3:55 pm
X. Edward Guo (Columbia University, USA) "Bone Bioengineering and Beyond"
3:55 pm - 4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 4:10 pm
Vicki Rosen (Harvard School of Dental Medicine, USA) "Skeletal BMP Signaling in Health and Disease"
4:10 pm - 4:15 pm
4:15 pm - 4:25 pm
Michael Yaszemski (Mayo Clinic, USA) "Bedside to Bench and Back: Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering"
4:25 pm - 4:30 pm
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Biological Transitions in the Musculoskeletal System
Stephanie Cone (North Carolina State University / University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA) and Tonia Tsinman (University of Pennsylvania, USA)
7:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Sean Flannery (Brown University, USA) "Assessing Meniscus Health Post-ACL Repair with MRI T2* Relaxometry"
7:45 pm - 7:50 pm
7:50 pm - 8:05 pm
Trupti Trivedi (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA) "Bone Derived Excess TGF-β Impairs Glucose Metabolism and Insulin Release in Mice with High Bone Turnover"
8:05 pm - 8:10 pm
8:10 pm - 8:25 pm
Raul Sun Han Chang (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA) "Triphasic Biomaterial for Enhanced Toughness and Regenerative Healing of the Osteotendinous Junction"
8:25 pm - 8:30 pm
8:30 pm - 8:45 pm
Yamini Krishnan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA) "Developing an
In Vitro Cartilage Synovium Co-Culture Model for Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis"
8:45 pm - 8:50 pm
8:50 pm - 9:05 pm
Pamela Cabahug-Zuckerman (New York University, USA) "Age-Related Changes in Load-Induced Skeletal Stem Cell Location and Activation"
9:05 pm - 9:10 pm
9:10 pm - 9:25 pm
Rachel Nordberg (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill / North Carolina State University, USA) "Investigation of Multi-Phasic 3D-Bioplotted Scaffolds for Site-Specific Chondrogenic and Osteogenic Differentiation of Human Adipose Derived Stem Cells for Osteochondral Tissue Engineering Application"
9:25 pm - 9:30 pm
7:30 am - 8:30 am
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Translational Research in Musculoskeletal Biology
Claire Dooley (Regenerative Medicine Institute (REMEDI), National University of Ireland Galway, Ireland) and Sun Peck (University of Pennsylvania, USA)
9:00 am - 9:15 am
David Browe (Trinity College Dublin, Ireland) "Evaluation of Decellularized Extracellular Matrices Derived from Various Tissue Sources to Modulate Mesenchymal Stromal Cell Differentiation"
9:15 am - 9:20 am
9:20 am - 9:35 am
Benjamin Freedman (Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, Harvard University, USA) "Bio-Inspired Tough Adhesives for Tendon Repair and Regeneration"
9:35 am - 9:40 am
9:40 am - 9:55 am
Aimee Colbath (Colorado State University, USA) "Autologous and Pooled-Allogeneic Equine Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells Elicit Equivalent Clinical and Cytological Effects in an Interleukin-1 Beta Inflammatory Joint Model"
9:55 am - 10:00 am
10:00 am - 10:15 am
Courtney Mazur (University of California, San Francisco, USA) "Osteocytic MMP13 Regulates Perilacunar/Canalicular Remodeling, Bone Quality and Joint Disease"
10:15 am - 10:20 am
10:20 am - 10:35 am
Gerardo Narez (Colorado State University, USA) "Efficacy of P188 in Saving Meniscal Cells Following Impact"
10:35 am - 10:40 am
10:40 am - 10:55 am
Feini Qu (Washington University in St. Louis, USA) "Bone and Fibrous Tissue Morphogenesis During Digit Tip Regeneration in the Adult Mouse"
10:55 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Coffee will be served in the poster area from 11:00 am - 11:30 am
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Mentorship Component: Effective Career Transitions in Musculoskeletal Biology and Bioengineering
This session will provide a forum for early career investigators to discuss career transitions and working relationships between industry, government, academia and the clinic, as well as to explore different career paths within these areas.
Megan Killian (University of Delaware, USA) and Anne Gingery (Mayo Clinic, USA)
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Career Motion and Crossing Boundaries in Academia, Government, Industry and the Clinic
X. Edward Guo (Columbia University, USA)
Vicki Rosen (Harvard School of Dental Medicine, USA)
Michael Yaszemski (Mayo Clinic, USA)
Yanming Bi (Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, USA)
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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